Surrogate Mother Requirements in Canada:

  • Be between the ages of 21-45

  • Have a BMI below 36

  • Have given birth previously and currently live with their child

  • Have no chronic medical conditions or pregnancy complications

  • Have no more than 5 c-sections

  • Not smoke or have any illicit drug use, nor have any history of illicit drug or alcohol dependence

  • Have a driver’s license and/or reliable transportation

  • Must have proof of income.

  • Canadian citizen or permanent resident

  • Have no previous indictable offenses (same goes for spouse/partner and any other adults living in the household)

  • Have no history of the following mental health diagnosis- schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, borderline personality disorder or major depressive disorder.

  • Currently not be on any medication unsafe for pregnancy, including medication for mental health issues (including anxiety or depression) and/or the ability to safely wean from the medication.

If you don’t meet all of the requirements, but feel you are a good candidate for our Canadian Surrogate program, please contact our Admissions Department to discuss your situation personally. We are happy to offer personalized, no obligation, surrogacy pre-qualification consultations to make sure that surrogacy is right for you.

We are happy to speak to first time surrogate mothers as well as experienced surrogates!

Our Canadian team can be reached at (760) 438-2265 or via text (760) 292-2250 to set up your pre-screening appointment or answer any questions you may have. You can also email [email protected].